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Pound Gains Locally as Global Markets Shift

Pound Gains Locally as Global Markets Shift

The British Pound (GBP) has for the first time in three months made a significant change in its exchange power after days of making slight signs of gaining on its…

Rwandan Student Creates Technology to Detect Drunk Drivers

Rwandan Student Creates Technology to Detect Drunk Drivers

A Rwandan student has invented a technology that will make it impossible for anyone who has consumed alcohol to sit behind the wheels and drive. Fiston Rutikanga made a software…

Rwanda’s 2018 T-Bond Oversubscribed

Rwanda’s 2018 T-Bond Oversubscribed

The first Rwanda Treasury Bond rolled out this month has been oversubscribed with retailers showing the largest appetite in applications for the lion’s share. The issuance has been successful…

Vodacom Enters Rwanda Market

Vodacom Enters Rwanda Market

Africa’s leading communications company Vodacom Business Africa has officially entered into the Rwandan market with intentions to transform lives in education, health and agro business sectors. Vodacom is expanding…

Robert Bapfakurera Elected New PSF Boss

Robert Bapfakurera Elected New PSF Boss

Robert Bapfakurera is the new chairman of the Rwandan Private Sector Federation(PSF) after winning 137 votes out of the 155 votes cast on Friday during the elections of the…

Rwanda’s Bisate Lodge Ranked among World’s Best New Hotels

Rwanda’s Bisate Lodge Ranked among World’s Best New Hotels

Travel + Leisure editors, a US based Destinations’ Company in New York City yesterday named Wilderness Safaris Bisate Lodge in Musanze district, Northern Rwanda among the Best New Hotels in the…

Rwandan SME’s Get EIB Financing

Rwandan SME’s Get EIB Financing

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has handed over two soft loans to Rwandan investment and commercial banks to enable Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) to borrow easily this year. The…

Rwanda Rolls Out Rwf15B Bond 

Rwanda Rolls Out Rwf15B Bond 

Rwanda Government has today officially opened doors for investors to buy the 5 year treasury bond worth Rwf15billion. The books opened this morning 19th February 2018, and will be on…

One Year Later, Has Ritco Delivered?

One Year Later, Has Ritco Delivered?

Rwanda Interlink Transport Company (Ritco) Limited, a public transport company that replaced the liquidated Onatracom says it has got a formula to re-connect ‘isolated’ communities to Kigali. Last week…

How Rwanda is Phasing-out Smuggling at Its Borders

How Rwanda is Phasing-out Smuggling at Its Borders

Smuggling, illegal trade, street vending and related terms could soon be erased from the Rwandan vocabulary when it comes to trade between Rwanda and its neighbors. Assia Nyiraneza 30, a…

Rwandan Franc Faces Turbulence

Rwandan Franc Faces Turbulence

The Kenya shilling and US dollar have managed to make a major shift in the selling and buying rates against the franc compared to the last month which remained steady…

RwandAir To Fly Harare-Cape Town Route in May

RwandAir To Fly Harare-Cape Town Route in May

Rwanda’s carrier, RwandAir will on May 16th launch its new route Kigali-Harare-Cape Town which will complete its coverage of Sub Saharan Africa. Government of Zimbabwe has today…